The Techno-Classica Essen also presented attractive offers for beginners to the classic automobile scene: More than 30 percent of the automobiles offered for sale are affordable "plug and play" exemplars. 2,700 collector's automobiles, Young classic cars and prestige automobiles on offer made the Techno-Classica again the world's largest market place for classic cars in the spring of 2018 - the crème de la crème of international classic car dealers could meet with suppliers of consumer classics and private sellers.
Every year, Techno-Classica Essen is considered the most important classic car trade fair of the year for the approximately 220 classic car clubs and communities of interest exhibiting at the show. The volunteers make it one of the world's largest club meetings of the communities of vintage and young classic automobiles and with their commitment they reflect the diversity of the international classic scene. The clubs are one of the most important cornerstones of the Classic World Fair and provide exciting infotainment with their often astonishingly elaborately designed stands.